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Polly Osmund

Professional Make-up Artist

England • London

8 November 1973

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About the Make-up Artist

Birds of a feather flock together. Polly Osmond is a makeup artist
 represented by D+V Management London.

Polly Osmond started school in London. Her tutor, noting her exceptional talent in art, advised her to study art. She spent two years at the Chelsea College of Art and Design, then a couple more years at the London College of Fashion. With her artistic background, love of fashion and gentle technique, Polly has excelled in fashion and glamour images.

Osmond has worked on several covers and editorial pieces for major fashion magazines including The New York Times Style Magazine, Vogue, Vogue Italia, Vogue Nippon, Numéro, W, ELLE, Allure, Details, and Nylon.

Her down-to-earth and no-nonsense attitude keep her in high demand with clients and celebrities. Among Polly’s credits are her work for Avon FW Campaign, an Ebay shoot with model Suki, the Armani Exchange, plus some exceptional work with Vogue Nippon Beauty.

Osmond’s immaculate work can be seen on celebrities including Linda Evangelista, Cindy Crawford, Amber Valletta, Helena Christensen, Jodie Kidd, Mary Kate Olsen, Hilary Swank, Gisele Bündchen, Kate Bosworth and Alex Rodriguez. Osmond has created dramatic looks for runway shows including Nanette Lepore. Polly works with many leading brands including Armani, Calvin Klein, Chanel, Cole Haan, D&G, DKNY, Philosophy, Sportsmax and TSE Cashmere.

She has worked on beauty campaigns such as Clinique, Cover Girl, H&M, Lancome, L’Oreal, Vinchy and Banana Republic. Her magazine covers include Allure, Harper’s Bazaar, Numero, Vogue and W. She currently works on NYC Shows for Costello Tagliapietra, Cynrthia Steffe, Miss Sixty, Rebecca Taylor, Nannette Lepore, Reem Acra, Christian Siriano and Tuleh. (In the video below, Polly Osmond is working on the line Tuleh).